Darryl Lynn Hughley eminent as D.L. Hughley is America born actor, comedian and commentator. He is well known for his role in ABC series The Hughleys. He was highlighted as one of the four comedians in movie The Original Kings of Comedy. He was born in 6 March 1963 to maintenance worker father Charles Hughley and mother Audrey Hughley. His teenage was filled with quandaries as he was the member of Blood which is a group of street gangs of Los Angeles. As a result he was kicked out from his high school. Later he obtained General Education Degree. After one of his gang members was killed he planned to change the track.
Talking about his career, in the year 1992 he became the anchor of comedy show Comic View of BET Channel. Later in 1998 he produced, authored and acted in TV series of ABC The Hughleys. In 2005 he aired his own comedy collection album namely D.L. Hughley: Notes From The GED Section. He briefly presented himself in talk show Weekends at the D.L. After being featured in the movie The Original Kings of Comedy he portrayed roles in the series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. He also has played as brother of lead character Turk in NBC series Scrubs. He in 2008 presented BET Awards. Hughley gave emotional speech while he attended funeral of his best friend as well as King of Comedy co-star Bernie Mac. In 2010 NBC hired him as the anchor of the program Who’s Bluffing Who? He also has served various programs as guest host. Some of them are The View of ABC channel, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire of TBS channel. In 2012 he released his debut book I Want You to Shut the Fuck up: How the Audacity of Dopes is Ruining America. He participated in the competition Dancing with the Stars with his dancing partner Cheryl Burke. Former gangster Hughley was appointed as presenter and creator of CNN show D.L. Hughley Breaks the News which dealt with political, entertainment and sports news. He in 2009 left the show as he wanted to work in Los Angeles and wanted to be with his family. But he has planned to contribute the network stationing on Los Angeles. He also has his career step in Radio as the host of program The D.L. Hughley Morning Show on WEPN radio. He hosted the show alongside his co-host Jacque Reid. He was in competition with his King of Comedy Co-star Steve Harvey as Harvey also was hosting the radio show Steve Harvey Morning Show. But due to the salary and syndication issue he left the show in 2010. In 2013 REACH Media revealed they had deal with Hughley to host the show namely The D.L. Hughley Show. He from his professional career has owned the net worth of 5 million dollar.
Knowing his personal life, he married his wife LaDonna Hughley in the year 1986. He shares two daughters and a son with his wife. He is living a happy life with his wife who once was his girlfriend. It is been 28 years this couple is sharing love and care. So let us not talk about their divorce. Hughley is living happy life with his kids and wife in Los Angeles. This relationship is one of the examples in America where marriage and divorce is common these days. Unfortunately his son is diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome and he frequently talks about the disease. His wife has motivated him in every aspects of life. His wife urged him to perform comic acts in night clubs in his initial days. This man can be the source of inspiration to everyone. He belonged to Gangster background who later turned out to be prominent TV personality. He even had no formal education but later obtained primary education via adult education program.
This TV personality was rumored to be gay but he has not spoken about it till date. American nationality holder Hughley has got what he didn’t thought in his childhood. But his hard work and dedication is being paid off.
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- March 6, 1963
- 5 Feet 7 Inches
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- Kyle Aaris Hughley, Ryan Nicole Hughley, Tyler Whitney Hughley
- 5 Million USD
- LaDonna Hughley
- D.L. Hughley
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